Sixth Idaho WWAMI Mini Medical School to Begin Jan. 10 Idaho State University Offers Credit
Boise – Learn about diabetes, thyroid disease and strategies for preventing and treating obesity at the sixth annual Idaho WWAMI Mini Medical School, which begins Jan. 10 in Boise.
ISU Institute of Rural Health Works to Deflate the Stigma attached to Child Mental-Health Disorders
Boise – Ann Kirkwood, senior research associate at Idaho State University-Boise’s Institute of Rural Health, says she is concerned about the stigma that is sometimes placed on children with mental-health disorders.
ISU Graduate Students Take Top Honors in Research Poster Contest
Boise- Idaho State University geosciences graduate students, Jacob Tibbitts and Jessica Mitchell, took top honors in a research poster contest at the 2007 Environmental Sensing Symposium, co-sponsored by Boise State University and the Inland Northwest Research Alliance.
ISU-Boise's Galen Louis Awarded Contract to Improve HIV Services in Idaho
Boise- The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare has awarded Idaho State University professor Galen Louis a $109,164 contract to help improve HIV services in Idaho's seven health districts.
Judy Thorne Tapped to Sit on Local Advisory Council to Assist Female Prisoners
Boise- Idaho State University-Boise HIV Education Coordinator Judy Thorne, M.P.A., R.T.C., will serve on a newly created local advisory council to prepare female prisoners aged 18 to 35 for a successful return to society.
Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injuries the Subject of Telecast Series
Boise- The Idaho State University Institute of Rural Health will present free public presentations statewide on traumatic brain injury (TBI) in response to high numbers of military personnel coming home suffering such disabilities.
Walgreens company gives $50,000 to ISU College of Pharmacy
Boise – The Idaho State University College of Pharmacy has received a $50,000 gift from the Walgreens Company for use at the university’s new health-professions building in Meridian.
ISU-Boise's Pam Powell named a Health Care Hero finalist; Nursing student Robert Warrick awarded $1,000 scholarship
Boise- Pam Powell, DMD, site director of Idaho State University Family Dentistry in Boise, has been named a 2007 Health Care Hero Educator honoree in the Idaho Business Review newspaper’s annual competition.
ISU-Boise to host "Health Professions Experience Night" Oct. 9 Two $500 scholarships to be awarded
Boise- Interested in becoming a pharmacist, paramedic or physician assistant? A clinical lab scientist, nurse or mental health counselor?
Findings may improve Idaho's air quality, control dust storms in Middle East
Boise- Drive along I-84 in southern Idaho on a windy day, when fields are bare, and you can get smacked head on – by a cloud of dust so dense you can’t see through it.
ISU-Boise professor selected as one of Idaho’s most “Accomplished Under 40”
Boise- Idaho State University-Boise research associate professor Nancy Glenn, Phd, is one of the Idaho Business Review’s most accomplished Idahoans under age 40 for 2007.
The AISU-Boise speech-language pathology students provide free screenings for Hewlett-Packard employees
Boise— Eleven students in Idaho State University-Boise’s speech-language pathology master’s program recently provided free speech, voice and hearing screenings for more than 100 Hewlett-Packard employees and their families.
ISU-Boise awards more than 100 degrees at May 4 graduation Nampa woman receives Student Excellence Award
Boise- When Idaho State University-Boise student Irina Zahradnicek graduated May 4, the Nampa woman expected to receive a bachelor’s degree in clinical laboratory science.
The ALSAM Foundation announces $5.25 million gift to Idaho State University’s College of Pharmacy Money slated for Treasure Valley teaching site and minority scholarships
Boise—Idaho State University’s College of Pharmacy has received a $5 million gift from The ALSAM Foundation to acquire more teaching and research space in the Treasure Valley and an additional $250,000 in pharmacy scholarships for minority students,